Lagrange Postal History
Penobscot County, Maine

a project of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine  04975
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 11 February 2021)


Thank you for the contributions to this page from James Husson and from the Strout family collection.



Postmarks from the town of Lagrange include:
Down East
East Lagrange
Lagrange
South Lagrange



Lagrange

1833 February 25:
   Lagrange post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1879 June 11:
   The circular postmark is 25–26 mm in diameter.
      
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date?:
   The circular postmark is 25–26 mm in diameter.
      
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ca. 1900:
   Lagrange post office.
      
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1928 December 27 through 1934 May 8:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
         
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2020:
   Lagrange post office. 5763 Bennoch Road; Lagrange, Maine  04453. Lat./Long.: N 45°09′50″ x W 68°50′38″
      
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today:
   Lagrange post office is still in operation.


South Lagrange

1872 June 25:
   South Lagrange post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1895 December 30:
   The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
      
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1919 November 15:
   South Lagrange post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)